Category: What’s New

HRB Customs Completes London Cobra Show Sweepstakes Build

HotRod Brothers Customs HQ has just completed the spectacular London Cobra Show sweepstakes build featuring a flawless Factory Five Mk4 Roadster. The skilled team at HRB worked wonders on this beauty. Seize the opportunity to win this car by entering the sweepstakes when you purchase tickets for the London Cobra…Read More

Congratulations to Alex V. February POM Winner

Congratulations to Alex V. (@Alex_V on The Factory Five Forum) from Suwanee, Georgia on winning February’s picture of the month! These stunning photos of his Mk4 Roadster were taken in, “an empty parking lot at a recently built warehouse near Lake Lanier, Georgia. It was a great excuse to break…Read More

Oliver F. Photographs Type 65 Coupe

Can you believe a 10-year-old captured this amazing shot? Factory Fives have a way of transcending generational trends, winning the hearts of all automotive enthusiasts. Young photographer and car lover, Oliver F., dreams of racing cars, taking photos professionally, and maybe living in America. Last week, our UK partner, Dan…Read More

Customer James S.’s ’33 Hot Rod Makes Waves

Customer James S.'s budget-built Factory Five ’33 Hot Rod conquers a Texas autocross track after a rainstorm with ease. Waves created by his 315s knocked over cones without penalty, earning thanks from fellow auto crossers. James’s ride continues to impress, mods like 18x12 wheels and Falken tires, sway bars, and…Read More

Coffey’s Custom Cobras Stunning MK4 Roadster

One of our preferred builders, Coffey’s Custom Cobras in Indiana just finished their latest masterpiece! Chad C. says, “Huge shoutout to Factory Five for everything you do for us at Coffey's Custom Cobras. This freshly built Factory Five comes with a new 351W boasting 475 horse, Tremec 5-speed, custom leather…Read More

Customer John W.’s Mk4 Roadster

Customer John W. from Aztec, NM, recently completed his build and graciously shared the results. Despite not taking photos during the process, he decided to share a few enhanced by a fresh layer of snow! Reflecting on his journey, John mentioned, “Lots of enjoyable moments with this build. I laid…Read More

Customer Rich C.’s Coupe R at Summit Racing

Customer Rich C.’s gorgeous Factory Five Type 65 Coupe R is on display at Summit Racing! Rich says, “Friday night my wife, Kristen, and I loaded the #kendacoupe on the @summitracing display table in Tallmadge, Ohio. It will be on display for the month of January. If you're in the area, stop…Read More

Project Drift Rod: Back on Track

Back on track with Project Drift Rod, Mark Gearhart is moving forward with his Factory Five '35 Hot Rod Truck build, and we can’t wait to see the finishing touches! Check out the latest updates and look out for more articles to come from the Hot Rod Magazine’s series on…Read More

Customer Michael W. Building His Dream Car

“My chariot awaits! I'm not going to say anything about last drives anymore because the weather has been very mild this winter and is supposed to hang on for awhile. I'm just happy to keep putting miles on it. It's so fun to drive. I don't miss the motorcycles at…Read More

Customer Peter G.’s Mk4 Roadster

As the sun sets on the first business day of the New Year at Factory Five Racing, our hearts are warmed by the stories within our community, stories like that of customer Peter G. and his car-loving grandson, Sam. Sam smiles at Peter from the passenger seat of Peter’s Factory…Read More